Toby Malone holds a B.A (Hons.) from the University of Western Australia and a Ph.D. from the University of Toronto’s Centre for Drama, Theatre, and Performance Studies. He is a working professional theatre artist, with time spent as actor and dramaturg at institutions including the Stratford Festival, the Australian Shakespeare Company, the Arizona Theatre Company, Poorboy Theatre (Scotland), Soulpepper, Canadian Stage, and the Shaw Festival.
Thanks to a Mitacs-Accelerate grant, Toby came to uWaterloo in 2013 as the Department of Drama and Speech Communication’s first-ever post-doctoral fellow, where he was involved with the Games Institute’s Interaction Media Project, as part of his broader research question at the Stratford Festival’s archival collection.
Publications include pieces in Shakespeare Survey, Canadian Theatre Review, Literature-Film Quarterly, the Routledge Companion to Dramaturgy, and several forthcoming collections.